top round


Definition of top round

: meat from the inner part of a round of beef

Examples of top round in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Like brisket, top round will absorb the smoke flavor and take on a smoke ring. Chuck Blount, San Antonio Express-News, 25 Oct. 2021 The kitchen rubs top round with harissa and then cooks the beef slow in a low-temperature oven. Washington Post, 16 June 2021 His top round was 28 points (one-under) at Cattail Creek against Hammond. Brent Kennedy,, 14 May 2021 In this recipe, lamb top round (a tender, relatively quick-cooking part of the leg) gets rubbed down with garlic, rosemary, and thyme, then roasted alongside sweet grape tomatoes. Kate Merker, Good Housekeeping, 11 Feb. 2021 When loaded, the top round in the magazine is nearly in line with the chamber, making for easy feeding. John B. Snow, Outdoor Life, 6 Feb. 2020 The top round is a giant piece of meat and perfect for cutting into steaks. Jamie Carlson, Outdoor Life, 27 Aug. 2019 The back ham portion of the deer includes the top round, bottom round, sirloin, and eye round. Jamie Carlson, Outdoor Life, 27 Aug. 2019 Eye of round, top round, bottom round, top sirloin, and tenderloin are examples of leaner cuts of beef. Darlene Zimmerman, Detroit Free Press, 2 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of top round

1903, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of top round was in 1903

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“Top round.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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